The Midwest Clinic

April 21, 2020 Ensemble: Cabin John Middle School Advanced Orchestra Director: Scott Herman Dear Scott, On behalf of The Midwest Clinic Board of Directors and Staff, it is our pleasure to present your ensemble an invitation to perform at the 74th annual Midwest...

Mr. Taylor Awarded Outstanding Administrator

Congratulations to Mr. Taylor for receiving the Maryland Music Educators Association 2020 “School Administrator Award.”  His support of the fine arts has been exemplary.  We are so fortunate to have such a  dedicated and supportive administrator leading...

State and County Honors

Congratulations to the 29 Cabin John musicians accepted to perform in the MCPS Honors Band and Orchestra as part of the Annual Honors Gala.  15 of those musicians were selected to play in the Maryland All-State Band and Orchestra along with an additional 4 more who...

Music in the Parks 2019

Congratulations to the Advanced Band and Orchestra for receiving 1st place in their divisions and winning the Overall Best Band and Orchestra Awards at the Busch Gardens Music in the Parks Competition.  The average scores attained by Cabin John groups over the last 6...

State and County Band Results

Congratulations to the 35 musicians accepted to perform in the MCPS Honors Band and Orchestra as part of the Annual Honors Gala. 24 of those musicians were selected to play in the Maryland All-State Band and Orchestra. This year’s results are a county and state...

Band to Perform at Eastern Conference

Good Evening, Congratulations! It is our pleasure to invite the Cabin John MS Advanced Band to perform during the 2019 PMEA/NAfME Eastern Division Conference, April 4-6 in Pittsburgh. Your group is officially scheduled to perform a 30 minute concert, inclusive of...

New York Trip 2018

It is with great enthusiasm that our Advanced Band, Orchestra and chorus will return to New York City May 4-5, 2018.  We will be traveling for two exciting days of enrichment, performance, sight-seeing, and fun.  New York offers a wonderful opportunity to hear one of...

2017 County & State Honors

The Fall of 2017 has yielded incredible achievements.  First, a big congratulations goes to the 75 students who prepared and auditioned for the MCPS Junior Honors Band and Orchestra – a CJMS best. Their hard work and diligence have greatly bolstered the music...

Williamsburg Competition 2017

Congratulations to the CJMS Advanced Band and Orchestra for winning “Best Overall Band” and “Best Overall Orchestra.” at the “Music in the Parks Competition” held in Williamsburg on the weekend of May 5 & 6.  Both groups won their division for schools larger than...